Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12804 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium howellii (S. Watson) Jeps.
Common name   Howell's biscuitroot
J.F. Emmel   s.n.  
Coll. Date 15 June 2005 
United States
Del Norte County
Locality along Low Divide Road, 3.9 miles E of junction with Rowdy Creek Road, 1.8 air miles NNE of Low Divide, ridgetop Eof road.
     Elev.: 2360 ft. (720 m.)
Habitat Notes ridgetop. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 41° 55'  25" N, 124° 1'  47" W
Township Range T18N, R1E, Sec. 26 NE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Lomatium howellii (S. Wats.) Jepson

Common Name(s): Howell's biscuitroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29711, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Lomatium
                                        Species: Lomatium howellii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12804s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Copper Creek Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 1312 ft. W 1414  High Divide 
Stone Corral Lookout (historical) (Locale) Del Norte County, CA 0.6 mi. NE 2408  High Divide 
Stone Corral (Locale) Del Norte County, CA 0.9 mi. NE 2238  High Divide 
Low Divide (Ridge) Del Norte County, CA 1.1 mi. S 1755  High Divide 
Alta Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 1.3 mi. S 1549  High Divide 
Mountain View Mines (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 1.5 mi. SW 2346  High Divide 
High Divide (Ridge) Del Norte County, CA 1.6 mi. SW 2356  High Divide 
Wimer Spring (Spring) Del Norte County, CA 2.3 mi. N 2234  High Divide 
Wimer Spring (Spring) Del Norte County, CA 2.3 mi. N 1768  High Divide 
Hole-In-The Ground Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 2.3 mi. N 1431  High Divide 
Skyline Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 1.9 mi. E 2116  High Plateau Mountain 
Copper Creek (Stream) Del Norte County, CA 2.7 mi. N   High Divide 
Still Creek (Stream) Del Norte County, CA 2.6 mi. NE   High Divide 
Judy Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 2.6 mi. E 2736  High Plateau Mountain 
Peridotite Canyon (Valley) Del Norte County, CA 2.9 mi. SE   High Plateau Mountain 
Hole-In-The Ground (Locale) Del Norte County, CA 3.6 mi. N 1759  High Divide 
Bluebird Mine (Mine) Del Norte County, CA 2.8 mi. E 2520  High Plateau Mountain 
Pine Flat Mountain (Summit) Del Norte County, CA 3.4 mi. NE 2644  High Plateau Mountain 
Round Knob (Summit) Del Norte County, CA 4 mi. SW 1801  Hiouchi 
Gasquet Mountain (Summit) Del Norte County, CA 3.9 mi. SE 2602  High Plateau Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium howellii  (S. Watson) Jeps.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

Note: Printing this page will show all information sequentially.   edit